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Published by Texas A&M University Press in College Station .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • United States,
  • United States.

Subjects:

  • Savings bonds -- United States -- History.,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Finance -- United States.,
  • Patriotism -- United States -- History.,
  • Nationalism -- United States -- History.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Other titlesWar bonds and domestic propaganda
StatementJames J. Kimble.
SeriesPresidential rhetoric series ;, no. 15
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHG4936 .K55 2006
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3409307M
ISBN 101585444855
LC Control Number2005025250

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